If you move goods between Great Britain and Northern Ireland the Trader Support Service will guide you through any changes due to the implementation of the Northern Ireland Protocol.

The Trader Support Service will support companies with the changes to Northern Ireland trade which take effect on 1 January 2021.


The free-to-use service will provide guidance and training, a digital service to support declarations, and support from customs experts.

Register Now – Make sure you are ready

New rules will come into force from 1 January 2021. Take action now to ensure you and your company are ready.

User and Company Registration

Use this form if your company is yet to be registered with the service. Thousands of companies have already registered. Register yourself and your company as a trader

User Registration

Use this form if your company has already registered with the service and you know your company's registration code. Register as a trader

Trader Education

Make sure you are prepared for the changes ahead by taking some online courses or reading through content provided by the Northern Ireland Customs & Trade Academy. Access the Northern Ireland Customs & Trade Academy

Trader Enquiry

If you have an enquiry about the Trader Support Service and what support is available for you before January 2021, or would like some assistance with registration, you can open a case with us. Submit an enquiry

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Information is provided on this website in good faith. However neither Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership nor any associated organisation or individual provide any warranty or accept any liability for information provided.



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